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Vertical and horizontal lines when printing photos - HP Photosmar

Have a new (1 month old) HP Photosmart D5460 printer that prints fine vertical black lines (about 1/4' apart) across the entire picture. They are fine lines, but very visible and ruin the otherwise good quality of the print. No problem printing text. What kind of problem do I have and how do I go about fixing it? I have had numerous HP Photosmart printers in the past and have always had excellent quality print and photo's.

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it sounds as if you may have the picture quality set to draft, its worth a check, especially if printing is ok. Does it print colour writing well too or just black, one of the colour inks may have a block or be low, go into printer settings menu and check what print quality its set for.

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Hi - I have the exact same issue. I do not have mine set on draft and my ink levels are fine. What else can I try?

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